The Morning’s Top 5 Cultural Stories


1. Tony-award winning Broadway mainstay Ragtime is set to return next November. [via Variety] 2. To the dismay of 15-year-old girls everywhere, Kevin Jonas is officially engaged. [via MTV] 3. The former head of the Dutch the Foundation for Visual Arts, Design and Architecture, is being hunted by police after siphoning and absconding with more than €15.5m of the organization’s assets.[via The Arts Newspaper] 4. Vibe magazine may not go away after all, at least not if Quincy Jones has anything to say about it. [via CNN] 5. Academy Award-winning actor Karl Malden passed away yesterday. His credits included cinema classics like A Streetcar Named Desire and On the Waterfront. [via LA Times]